Fillet

Fillet

is an erroneous translation in the A. V. of two Heb. words: חֲשֻׁקַים, chashukim', joinings (comp. Ex 38:17,28; Ex 27:17), the poles or rods which served to join together the tops of the columns .around the court of the tabernacle (q.v.), and from which the curtains were suspended (Ex 27:10-11; Ex 36:38; Ex 38:10-12,17,19). חוּט, chut, a thread (as elsewhere rendered), a measuring-line 12 cubits long for the circumference of the pillars of copper in Solomon's Temple (Jer 52:21). SEE COLUMN; SEE GARLAND.

Definition of fillet

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